Partner with IWCA
Turn a Holiday, or an average day,
into a Coffee DaY with Global impact
With your support, our work can accomplish: leadership & capacity building, strategic plan development & implementation, coffee technical & market skill development, critical data collection to inform effective policy & programs...and so much more.
Fundraisers and business partnerships are a great way to engage your community and customers, and at the same time make positive impact across the globe through support for IWCA. To discuss event ideas for your business or community, please contact:
Mansi Chokshi, IWCA Strategic Alliances Chair | m: 949.939.1190 | skype: dancemansi
Community Events in 2018
Plan a fun event to bring people together for great fun in support of great cause. Upcoming events include:
The coffee community in Colorado is excited to kick off their events with this IWCA fundraiser on February 13 at a local craft brewery. All are welcome to attend. Attendees can connect with old friends, meet new ones, win raffle prizes...all while raising important funding to empower women coffee producers. Learn more at their Facebook and Eventbrite pages, or this event flyer.
Temple Coffee Latte Art Throwdown & Fundraiser
Temple Coffee will bring the Sacramento coffee community together with a Latte Art Throwdown on February 13. With the support of both monetary and in-kind sponsors, Temple is hoping to raise both money and awareness about IWCA and IWCA Chapter projects. Event details coming soon!
Doing business can also mean doing good. Consider joining the companies below who have incorporated support for IWCA into their year round offers to customers.
Holiday and Special Promotions
Holidays, special events, or even your regular newsletter and social media communications can be a great opportunity to support IWCA while communicating that making an impact is important to you. The possibilities are endless, examples include:
1. CAFEs or COFFEE RETAILERS
Feature women's coffee in cafes on and around an upcoming holiday or special event and donate a flat amount and/or percentage of coffee sold that day.
2. COFFEE ROASTERS
Donate a flat amount or percent per bag of roasted coffee sold from a women's coffee cooperative.
3. Percent DONATION
Donate a percent pf per total sales of for a specific day, 20% is recommended.
4. Flat DONATION
Announce support for IWCA on social media, including the amount you will contribute. Social media announcement can be a short blurb example: “We’re supporting #womenincoffee with a $xx donation. You can too, by visiting: https://www.womenincoffee.org/takeaction/”
5. SPREAD THE WORD
Email your network or include IWCA in a company newsletter to encourage their support of IWCA. To donate: https://www.womenincoffee.org/takeaction/
6. YOUR IDEA HERE
Have another idea in which you can partner with IWCA? Let us know!